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Safe drinking water--oversight

United States. Congress. House. Committee on Interstate and Foreign Commerce. Subcommittee on Health and the Environment.

Safe drinking water--oversight

hearing before the Subcommittee on Health and the Environment of the Committee on Interstate and Foreign Commerce, House of Representatives, Ninety-sixth Congress, first session ... November 5, 1979.

by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Interstate and Foreign Commerce. Subcommittee on Health and the Environment.

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Published by U.S. Govt. Print. Off. in Washington .
Written in English

  • Drinking water -- United States.,
  • Drinking water -- Standards -- United States.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    SeriesSerial - House, Committee on Interstate and Foreign Commerce ; no. 96-81
    The Physical Object
    Paginationiv, 529 p. :
    Number of Pages529
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17068834M

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